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WGRZ: Buffalo admits to spending federal funds illegally

Created: 02/06/2014 1:31 PM WHEC.com

Officials in the city of Buffalo admit to spending tens of thousands of dollars illegally for years.  

According to a report by WGRZ, a city official admits the city spent the money on things like payroll and travel costs, insurance payments and contracts for lobbyists when the money should have gone to projects to help people in the city. 

The total amount of misused funds is $1.6 million. City officials claim the issue has now be resolved.

    

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